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historic faith and a changing world.

W. Norman Pittenger

historic faith and a changing world.

by W. Norman Pittenger

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christianity -- 20th century

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBR481 .P5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 181 p.
    Number of Pages181
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6069786M
    LC Control Number50008289
    OCLC/WorldCa864634

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Pittenger, W. Norman (William Norman), Historic faith and a changing world. New York, Oxford University Press, WorldCat is the world's largest library catalog, helping you find library materials online.

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In Philadelphia alone the churches provide the equivalent of $, million worth of Cited by: Best Book Award in Spirituality. “A thoughtful examination of faiths and faith stories throughout the ages.”—Booklist.

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Many people today have little sense of how their lives have benefited from Christianity’s influence, often viewing the church with hostility or resentment. How Christianity Changed the World is a topically arranged Christian history for Christians and non-Christians.

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In this book Dr. Lester Sumrall reveals the primary principles you need to know to develop world-changing faith and have it function properly in your life. This is a Lester Sumrall classic containing endorsements by Kenneth Copeland, Billy.

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But one part of the story is often left out: the role of prayer in their lives and the [ ]. Throughout the ages Jesus' followers have been called to continue his movement in the power of the Holy Spirit. Like many such movements, it changed the world.

Unlike most movements, which have their historical moment and then fade away, Christianity is actively, continually changing the world for the better. Faith. in a. Changing World. classical world were of the same family as those of Asia, certainly those of India.

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The world is changing so drastically – by the day, by the hour, by the minute – that sometimes you hardly recognize it.

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Full of photographs, references and charts, this book reveals how Christianity inspired great achievements and became the moral basis of Western civilization.

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As Paul thought fondly of Timothy and his sincere faith, he was reminded that such faith also dwelt first in Timothy’s grand-mother, Lois, and in his mother, Eunice.

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Therefore, culture is the ever-changing context in which we proclaim a biblically faithful, never-changing .